Susan Hambelton American, 1940


Susan Hambleton lives and works in New York City. She received her B.A. in History from Columbia University in 1965, her B.F.A. from the School of Visual Arts in 1982, and her M.F.A. from Hunter College in 1984. She teaches at the School of Visual Arts and Eugene Lang College, New School University.

Her work is in the collection of the Musem of Modern Art, General Electric Company, IBM, Library of Congress, NYNEX, Prudential Insurance Company of America, Fred Alger & Company, and the Franklin Mint.


Hambelton's work has been shown at Sears-Peyton Gallery and Victoria Munroe Gallery. She received a MacDowell Colony Fellowship in 1988, 1989, and 1993, and the Milton and Sally Avery MacDowell Fellowship in 1988. She was awarded a Pollack-Krasner Foundation grant in 1998-99, as well as the Hollybrook Foundation award in 1995 and 1998. Publications Include Artforum, ARTnews, Philadelphia Inquirer, The Village Voice, The New York Times, Art in America (via Artland).